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Our researchers bring together excellence and innovation, pushing the frontiers of knowledge and discovery. They work together across disciplines and with partners to solve complex problems. The result is truly transformational fundamental and challenge-led research that advances knowledge and creates solutions to local, national and global challenges.
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(QS World University Rankings 2021)
35th most international university in the world
(Times Higher Education 2020)
Top 10 in UK for research and impact power
(Research Excellence Framework 2014)
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